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Sport Robbie Ray solid as Arizona Diamondbacks down New York Mets
Author: 0 Robbie Ray solid as Arizona Diamondbacks down New York Mets

Arizona is 5-1 in the last 6 meetings between these two teams in NY and 10-2 in the last 12 meetings overall. The Diamondbacks tested the Mets' arms and lost. Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo said it could be the final game for Ahmed before he is moved to Reno. The loss makes it three straight and eight of the last nine for the slumping Mets, who are now 16 games under.500.

Sport LeSean McCoy says Colin Kaepernick's play not worth distraction
Author: 0 LeSean McCoy says Colin Kaepernick's play not worth distraction

McCoy adding that players like Michael Vick were worth taking a chance on despite the distraction due to their talent. McCoy said that the protest may have something to do with Kaepernick's status as a free agent, but the running back believes "Kaep" would have a job if he were a good enough quarterback.

Sport Federer, Nadal, a bolter? Tennis great's huge US Open call
Author: 0 Federer, Nadal, a bolter? Tennis great's huge US Open call

Even with his noted back problems, I think that the two weeks rest following the Montreal final will help him enormously and I also think that Federer manages his matches well during Grand Slams, particularly in the early rounds, which ultimately benefit him in the latter matches of the Majors.

Sport Ichiro, Stanton go deep, Marlins beat Phils 12-8 in Game 1
Author: 0 Ichiro, Stanton go deep, Marlins beat Phils 12-8 in Game 1

Cameron Rupp led off the bottom of the fifth with a line drive home run over the left field wall, his 13th homer of the season, to knot the game back up at three apiece. It was one of three times Hoskins reached base safely Wednesday, showing his plate disciple in the first by walking and driving in two more runs with a double in the sixth.

Sport Fantasy Golf Picks: The Northern Trust Lineup for DraftKings
Author: 0 Fantasy Golf Picks: The Northern Trust Lineup for DraftKings

I don't think it's a decision that Rory took likely. "I've gotten into contention a bunch of times and not finished it off". He followed that up with a 9-place finish at the PGA Championship . Lefty looks a terrific price at 100/1 and six places, given his record in the corresponding tournament in it's previous guise (The Barclays) and likewise a terrific record in front of NY fans.

Sport Robert Brazile, Jerry Kramer named Senior nominees for Hall of Fame
Author: 0 Robert Brazile, Jerry Kramer named Senior nominees for Hall of Fame

Prior to that, Kramer had been a modern-day finalist nine times between 1974 and 1987. Considered one of the biggest omissions from the Hall, no other player has been a finalist more times without being inducted than Kramer. Kramer's is not one of those cases, given how many times he's been a finalist, but perhaps this is the senior committee's push to right what it feels is a wrong.

Sport Champions League Draw: Liverpool To Face Beatable Teams In Group E
Author: 0 Champions League Draw: Liverpool To Face Beatable Teams In Group E

Real Madrid's route to retaining the Champions League title looks a lot like last year's. In addition, the club now know that they have an extra windfall of £40m and more rolling in so they can spend over the odds to get players with that extra cash and it has to be done.

Sport Mo Farah wins thrilling 5000 at Zurich to end track career
Author: 0 Mo Farah wins thrilling 5000 at Zurich to end track career

As if to point up the dramatic possibilities of the changes made to this year's Diamond League competition - in which all the foregoing meetings served only to qualify eight or 12 athletes, depending on the event, with an equal chance of winning in the final - the first Diamond Trophy under the new format went to someone who had not won a previous worldwide event all season.

Sport Miguel Cabrera ejected from Tigers' game on Thursday
Author: 0 Miguel Cabrera ejected from Tigers' game on Thursday

Kahnle was immediately ejected by home plate umpire Carlos Torres . The Yankees sent Aroldis Chapman in next but Chapman hadn't even thrown a pitch before Cabrera and Romine started fighting. Cabrera then threw a left and then a right before Romine tackled the two-time MVP to the ground. But the drama restarted in the bottom of the seventh when Tigers catcher James McCann was drilled in the helmet by a 98 miles per hour fastball from Dellin Betances.

Author: 0 Cavs and Celtics still have flaws the Sixers don't

Irving also shot 40 percent from the three-point line last season , while Thomas shot 38 percent from behind the arc. Boston views Irving in high esteem, while the Cavaliers get a handful of long-term pieces and the financial flexibility that comes with Thomas' contract.

Sport Grace's immunity is an insult to justice
Author: 0 Grace's immunity is an insult to justice

We view this partisan application of the law as grossly unfair and unjust and believe it sets a bad precedence for justice and the rule of law in the region. They also want the court to declare that the diplomatic immunity decision "does not confer immunity from prosecution". She filed an assault charge against the 52-year-old Mugabe.

Sport Champions League: What are best and worst draws for Celtic?
Author: 0 Champions League: What are best and worst draws for Celtic?

Pot 2: Barcelona (Spain), Atletico Madrid (Spain), PSG (France), "Borussia" D (Germany), Sevilla (Spain), Manchester city (England), Porto (Portugal) and " Manchester United " (England). "What we would like to do is progress this year and then be in European football after Christmas". "We had a good performance against Monchengladbach, drew and should have won the game".

Sport Colin Kaepernick support rally draws hundreds in front of National Football League headquarters
Author: 0 Colin Kaepernick support rally draws hundreds in front of National Football League headquarters

Some critics say it's about his ability as a player. Actress Susan Sarandon was also in attendance, taking to Twitter to post "Rally in support of Colin Kaepernick in front of NFL". "By quietly taking a knee during the national anthem, he was able to shine a light on the many injustices, particularly the disproportionate occurrences of police misconduct toward communities of color".

Sport Formula One: Raikkonen wants Vettel to stay at Ferrari
Author: 0 Formula One: Raikkonen wants Vettel to stay at Ferrari

Kimi Raikkonen on Thursday urged Ferrari to re-sign championship leader Sebastian Vettel and revealed that his love of racing was the only reason he had chose to continue next year. "I am confident that we are doing the right things and getting where we want to be". "It doesn't change the end result, it doesn't guarantee better results or worse results".

Sport In Reno, Trump signs bill to overhaul VA appeals process
Author: 0 In Reno, Trump signs bill to overhaul VA appeals process

In Phoenix on Tuesday night, Trump kicked off his event by defending his response to the violence at a Charlottesville , Va., white-supremacist rally. "Nobody wants me to talk about him - nobody knows who the hell he is". Together, we can not fail. "We will make America great again - greater than ever before, I promise".

Sport Who can Barcelona get in Champions League group stage draw?
Author: 0 Who can Barcelona get in Champions League group stage draw?

Valverde's side will avoid their Atletico Madrid from pot 2 teams from the same country cannot be drawn against one another until the knockout stage. Liverpool and Celtic booked their spots in the group stages this week in the play-offs. Games kick off on September 12, and the final is played on May 26 in Kiev .

Sport Manchester United latest: Young tells Mourinho he's ready to return
Author: 0 Manchester United latest: Young tells Mourinho he's ready to return

When analysing the squad as a whole there are very few natural wide players and this is certainly true in attacking areas, perhaps explaining the pursuit of Ivan Perisic. Mourinho is acutely aware of the weapons he has at his disposal. Such a timescale may have precluded him from joining in with training for some time, so supporters will be have been tentatively encouraged to see Rojo snapped alongside Ander Herrera in a series of pictures captioned " Who do we have here .?" We have seen ...

Sport Manchester United confirm Zlatan Ibrahimovic return on one-year deal
Author: 0 Manchester United confirm Zlatan Ibrahimovic return on one-year deal

But he will soon have some competition in attack from a player who top-scored for United last season with 28 goals in 46 appearances, including a double in a 3-2 win over Southampton in the English League Cup final. He was not expected to return to action until 2018 but he has made rapid progress in his recovery from injury. Zaltan was sidelined for remaining season after suffering a horrendous ACL injury in the Europa League semi final clash against Anderlecht last season.

Sport Chicago Bears rookie QB Mitchell Trubisky continues to press the issue
Author: 0 Chicago Bears rookie QB Mitchell Trubisky continues to press the issue

Then the Bears signed him in free agency and a month and a half later he had a highly touted rookie challenger. In two preseason games, Trubisky is 24 of 33 for 226 yards and two touchdowns with a passer rating of 111.4. Glennon was handed a lucrative three-year contract that included $16 million in guarantees this offseason and was told by Bears' brass that the 2017 season would be his year.

Sport Harry Maguire and Nathaniel Chalobah called into England squad
Author: 0 Harry Maguire and Nathaniel Chalobah called into England squad

The Leicester City defender Harry Maguire and Watford midfielder Nathaniel Chalobah have been named in the England squad for the first time . "I think he's already adjusted really well at Leicester to a new club". "I don't see why you ever shut the door on anything as players". The England boss appears keen to see a number of young players in action as he aims to guide his side to next summer's FIFA World Cup finals in Russian Federation.

Sport Amitabh Bachchan - KBC is emotional and inspiring Due to Contestants
Author: 0 Amitabh Bachchan - KBC is emotional and inspiring Due to Contestants

The earlier "Phone-a-Friend" lifeline will see a change this season to Video-A-Friend.Further, a new life-line " Jodidaar " has been introduced in which the participant can bring along a partner to join him/her on the hot seat.Another feature created to make the show more exciting is the introduction of a jackpot question for Rs 7 crore.

Author: 0 Newcastle manager Rafael Benitez wants four more signings this summer

The focus has heightened after a second defeat in a row at Huddersfield on Sunday, and Elliot is desperate for the window to close so everyone can concentrate on what matters: results. "If we win, I will be happy". Newcastle's frustrations have mounted because of injuries to Paul Dummett and £8.7m defender Florian Lejeune , while key midfielder Jonjo Shelvey's tendency to see red has earned him a three-match ban too.

Sport Wenger confirms Arsenal's pursuit of Monaco star Lemar is 'dead'
Author: 0 Wenger confirms Arsenal's pursuit of Monaco star Lemar is 'dead'

Arsenal's Coach came under major fire for not buying enough players and focussing too much on youth, something that came back to bite last season when the Gunners missed out on Champions League qualification. The fact that he goes into the past year of his contract does not mean we have no chance to extend it. "What is important is what you want to achieve together".

Sport Nepal PM Sher Bahadur Deuba accorded guard of honour
Author: 0 Nepal PM Sher Bahadur Deuba accorded guard of honour

This move was seen by Nepal as a tactic to discourage it from inviting Chinese investments in its hydropower projects. He will also inaugurate the electricity transmission line from India to Nepal. This is Deuba's first foreign visit after assuming his current office in June this year. Deuba's visit, his first overseas after assuming office in June, comes days after Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang was in Nepal during which the two sides inked several major agreements to boost energy and ...